When you think of writing a book, research may not be the first thing that comes to mind. The truth is, however, research is an incredibly necessary step to creating rich settings, ensuring accurate portrayals of real world processes, professions and more. It can help you get things right and–in many cases–can take you down.. read more →

So you’ve written–or are writing–a book and want to begin promoting it to readers around the world. Good news–it’s now easier than ever for an author to get their name out there without the backing of a huge book deal. For those who are going it alone, there are four excellent ways to get your.. read more →

Reading and writing are essential skills. In today’s world information is more and more likely to be shared digitally through the written word. For some children, the love of reading and writing comes naturally, but others may take some guidance towards love–and mastery–of the crafts. If you’re looking to get a young person of any.. read more →

Recently I read an article that struck a chord with me entitled “This Is How To Increase Your Attention Span: 5 Secrets From Neuroscience”. The piece made the point that if you want to increase your attention span, you’ve got to stop multitasking as much as possible. While multitasking is often necessary in our fast.. read more →

I recently came across a comment on a Facebook post that was the setting up a fierce debate on a recent bit of national news which resonated with me. Now, I won’t go into the topic of discussion, but we’ve all seen this sort of Facebook thread. The comment stuck out because as everyone was.. read more →